July 2006. Volume 2. Number 2

In children with a first febrile urinary tract infection the use of a clinical decision rule is not useful to predict vesicoureteral reflux

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Leroy S, Marc E, Adamsbaum C, Gendrel D, Bréart G, Chalumeau M. Prediction of vesicoureteral reflux alter a first febrile urinary tract infection in children: validation of a clinical decision rule. Arch Dis Child. 2006;91:24–4
Reviewers: González de Dios J1, Perdikidis Olivieri L2.
1Departamento de Pediatría. Hospital General Universitario de Alicante. España.
2 EAP Juncal. Torrejón de Ardoz. Madrid. España.
Correspondence: Javier González de Dios. Email: javier.gonzalezdedios@gmail.com
Reception date: 10/05/2006
Acceptance date: 15/05/2006
Publication date: 01/06/2006

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González de Dios J, Perdikidis Olivieri L. En niños con una primera infección de orina febril no es útil el empleo de una escala de decisión clínica para predecir la presencia de reflujo vesicoureteral. Evid Pediatr. 2006;2:35.

AVC | Critically appraised articles

Leroy S, Marc E, Adamsbaum C, Gendrel D, Bréart G, Chalumeau M. Prediction of vesicoureteral reflux alter a first febrile urinary tract infection in children: validation of a clinical decision rule. Arch Dis Child. 2006;91:24–4
Reviewers: González de Dios J1, Perdikidis Olivieri L2.
1Departamento de Pediatría. Hospital General Universitario de Alicante. España.
2 EAP Juncal. Torrejón de Ardoz. Madrid. España.
Correspondence: Javier González de Dios. Email: javier.gonzalezdedios@gmail.com
Reception date: 10/05/2006
Acceptance date: 15/05/2006
Publication date: 01/06/2006

How to cite this article

González de Dios J, Perdikidis Olivieri L. En niños con una primera infección de orina febril no es útil el empleo de una escala de decisión clínica para predecir la presencia de reflujo vesicoureteral. Evid Pediatr. 2006;2:35.

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